Living on the Poitiers campus

  • Place Charles de Gaulle, Poitiers ©Martin ArgyrogloPlace Charles de Gaulle, Poitiers ©Martin Argyroglo

Visit the campus

Visit the Poitiers campus

Delve into the interactive campus map. Visit classes, libraries, and other campus facilities online.

Virtual tour of the Poitiers campus

Discover the city

Located an hour and fifteen minutes from Paris by high-speed train, Poitiers is city with an exceptional Gallo-Roman heritage, reflected by a number of historical monuments (including the oldest baptistery in Europe).


It's easy to find a place to stay in one of Poitier's many student residences or in a private flat.

Don't forget to prepare your search carefully before you start looking. Depending on your situation, you may also be eligible for a housing benefit.


Poitiers offers a vast bus network: plan your route (fr.).

Culture & Leisure

Poitiers has a national theater (Théâtre Auditorium de Poitiers (fr.)) and hosts some major international cultural events (the Poitiers Film Festival, Filmer le travail, Festival À Corps). A youth-friendly cultural policy facilitates students' access to arts and culture venues in the city.

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